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Please view the Zoning Map
If the fence does not exceed six feet in height and is placed on your property, a permit is not required. The homeowner is responsible for determination of the location property boundary and should consult a surveyor if uncertain of the exact location of the property line. Please see the Fence Guidelines.
In-law suites are permitted for immediate family members with the following conditions:I. Immediate family members are limited to parents, grandparents, children, grandchildren, sisters, brothers, aunts, uncles, step parents and step children.II. The owners shall file a written covenant with Montgomery County Recorder of Deeds which prohibits the use of the property as two or more dwelling units.III. The main house is owner occupied.IV. The in-law suite is totally enclosed within the main house. Additions or alterations to an existing structure require a residential building permit application.V. An internal connection shall be maintained between the main house and the in-law suite.VI. Homeowner shall agree to annually register the in-law suite with the Township by providing that the unit is still occupied by immediate family members and make the property available for Township inspection if requested.
This information can be found on the Sewer Page.
Rental united are regulated through the Emergency Services Department. Click here to visit the Emergency Services page.
Complete a Zoning Use Permit application. Your information will be forward to all Township Departments and a collective response letter of items needed to operate of that location will be prepared for you. You do not need to have a lease agreement signed with the landlord for the Township to perform this service for you. Fee is $100.00.
To operate a home business, you'll need to submit a Home Occupation Application.
For information on how to enroll, view the handbook
Please consult the Resident Guide to Land Development.